…As it turns out, workaholics are the least-efficient workers. If you’re working a 12-hour day, then you don’t have to be efficient. You’ve got all day—or all night if necessary—to get your work accomplished. With no sense of urgency, you’re free to fritter your time away on office pools, Internet “research” and Facebook.
Learn how to become a more productive worker—and get out of the busy trap—on OPEN Forum.
One way to be more productive during your day?
"It’s time to outsource your to-do list," writes small-business expert Erika Napoletano. "Why not enlist the services of an assistant, virtual or in-person, to wrangle your to-do list? This way, they’ll not just take the to-dos off your plate—they can delegate so you’re not the one in charge of your entire and ever-growing task list. A $20-per-hour assistant can make sure that everyday tasks are handled and keep you on target for the more pressing ones that require your time and presence.”
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